Future Recruitment Ltd

Graphics Manager - Large Format

Location
East Midlands
Salary
£45K - £50K + 25 Days Holiday
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
22 Jun 2017
Ref
SC2438
Contact
Catherine Buckley
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


£45K - £50K + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Pension

Our client is a leading display solutions and large format company based in the East Midlands. They are currently looking for a Graphics Manager to join their team. This role offers opportunity to be part of the company's European expansion.

Responsibilities:
  • To manage the behavioural enhancement of the health & safety culture and performance
  • Ensure delivery of the business strategy on dye-sub and UV graphics development from scheduling and artwork through to finishing processes
  • Deliver enhanced customer experience and service levels with respect to quality and through process lead time; including capability to deliver a fast service
  • Develop and implement best practice systems, operational practices and procedures; including operational key performance indicators and dashboard
  • Support development and implementation of quality management framework to deliver improved customer service and performance
  • Embed lean manufacturing principles into the graphic operations to drive enhanced flow and cost efficiencies to support strategic improvement in productivity and margin
  • Manage the implementation of capital investment programmes to successfully commission to timescales and budget
  • Develop improved organisational flexibility and technical competence to deliver centre of excellence for graphics
  • Liaise with both internal management teams and collaborate with European graphics management to deliver standardisation, performance correlation and innovation in best practice performances


Requirements:
  • Experience of managing business and process transformations, including implementation of lean principles into a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of managing a large to grand format printing process and teams, with knowledge and experience of operating UV and dye sublimation processes
  • Experience of colour management and RIP software (Fiery / Egosoft are an advantage), together with knowledge of media / laser cutting within finishing operations
  • Exceptional managerial and organisational skills and the ability to prioritise effectively
  • Strong communication skills and the confidence to develop effective internal relationships with departmental stakeholders and European Graphics Managers
  • Team player who upholds the company values with a high level of motivational capability